He Cant Help Himself… Already in Jail, Michael Lyon faces new eavesdropping charges


Picture:Sacramento Bee By CityFella Membership in the millionaires club has its privileges, walk tall and stay out of trouble and you’ll spend little time in the big house. But there are some who cant seem to get out of their own way. Former, prominent millionaire Philanthropist  Michael Lyon was once a staple in Sacramento’s socialContinue reading “He Cant Help Himself… Already in Jail, Michael Lyon faces new eavesdropping charges”

Woman Calls Guy She Likes 65,000 Times. That’s a Touch Much.


  A 42-year-old Dutch woman has been charged with stalking after  cell phone records showed she called an unidentified guy more than 65,000 times over the course of a year. Worse than that, she’s also been charged with not playing it cool. Before you think “Wait, over a year? I’ve probably called a guy that much,”—Continue reading “Woman Calls Guy She Likes 65,000 Times. That’s a Touch Much.”

Being stalked by software? There’s not a lot you can do about it


Everyone from Facebook to Ken Livingstone is using the internet to direct marketing at individuals Ever get the feeling you’re being followed? I did when I got an email from “Matthew Gale”, co-curator of the Joan Miró exhibition at Tate Modern last week, less than 24 hours after seeing the show. “I’m so pleased youContinue reading “Being stalked by software? There’s not a lot you can do about it”

Michael Lyon Pleads GUILTY: Prominent Millionaire-Denials and Whispers comes to an end


After months of Denials and Whispers, Millionaire philanthropist Michael Lyon, well known in Sacramento social circles pleaded guilty yesterday to four counts of electronic eavesdropping charging that he secretly taped interactions with prostitutes. In November, Lyon’s attorny William Portanova insisted his client never secretly taped anyone. The initial criminal investigation was triggered by a stash of materialContinue reading “Michael Lyon Pleads GUILTY: Prominent Millionaire-Denials and Whispers comes to an end”